Granite City CUSD 9 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 6,064 students in Granite City CUSD 9 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Granite City CUSD 9 School District have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 38% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Granite City CUSD 9 School District are Frohardt Elementary School, Mitchell Elementary School and Granite City High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Granite City CUSD 9 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Granite City CUSD 9 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Granite City CUSD 9 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
8 Schools
4,228 Schools
# Students
6,064 Students
1,988,252 Students
# Teachers
309 Teachers
127,113 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Granite City CUSD 9 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 863 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#830 out of 946 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Granite City CUSD 9  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Granite City CUSD 9  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Granite City CUSD 9  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
72%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Granite City CUSD 9  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.50
0.68
# American Indian Students
45 Students
5,547 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
36 Students
101,156 Students
% Asian Students
1%
5%
# Hispanic Students
589 Students
521,438 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
26%
# Black Students
924 Students
333,842 Students
% Black Students
15%
17%
# White Students
4,136 Students
954,799 Students
% White Students
68%
48%
# Hawaiian Students
9 Students
2,072 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
325 Students
69,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
220
79,100
# Students in K Grade:
460
131,420
# Students in 1st Grade:
423
136,761
# Students in 2nd Grade:
430
139,116
# Students in 3rd Grade:
431
144,615
# Students in 4th Grade:
461
148,125
# Students in 5th Grade:
477
150,631
# Students in 6th Grade:
428
148,892
# Students in 7th Grade:
467
148,478
# Students in 8th Grade:
461
150,263
# Students in 9th Grade:
471
158,611
# Students in 10th Grade:
463
154,544
# Students in 11th Grade:
438
149,814
# Students in 12th Grade:
434
147,866
# Ungraded Students:
-
16

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,061 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,255. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,640 is less than the state median of $18,215. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$73 MM
$15 MM
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Spending
$65 MM
$14 MM
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Revenue / Student
$12,061
$19,255
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Spending / Student
$10,640
$18,215
This chart display average spending per public school student in Granite City CUSD 9  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Granite City CUSD 9 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Frohardt Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2040 Johnson Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 451-5821
Grades: 3-4
| 487 students
Rank: #22.
Mitchell Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
316 E Chain Of Rocks
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-0057
Grades: 3-4
| 410 students
Rank: #33.
Granite City High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
3101 Madison Ave
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 451-5808
Grades: 9-12
| 1,806 students
Rank: #44.
Grigsby Intermediate School
Math: 11% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3801 Cargill Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-5544
Grades: 5-6
| 897 students
Rank: #55.
Coolidge Junior High School
Math: 8% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
3231 Nameoki Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 451-5826
Grades: 7-8
| 932 students
4651 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-2044
Grades: 1-2
| 402 students
Prather Elementary School
(1)
3200 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-5700
Grades: PK-K
| 677 students
2400 Wilson Ave
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 451-5817
Grades: 1-2
| 453 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,064 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 72% (Top 1% in IL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 13% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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